No tsunami threat to Hawaii after 6.6 magnitude earthquake off Easter Island

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — There is no tsunami threat to Hawaii after a 6.6 magnitude earthquake occurred southeast of Easter Island on Tuesday, Feb. 2.

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The quake was reported at 7:34 p.m. Hawaii time, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) in Eva Beach.

The PTWC reports that there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake based on all available data.

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